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The Wielding Truth Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon May-19-08 05:23 PM
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26. Well. I hope things get better for you soon. It's tough to be
one who is caught in between Employee Health Insurance and Medicare.
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  -Insurance for some is great, while others are just out of luck. The Wielding Truth  May-19-08 10:49 AM   #0 
  - I wonder if she has actually spoken to anyone who lives  fight4my3sons   May-19-08 10:53 AM   #1 
  - I doubt it,too. but I couldn't push her anymore at her job.  The Wielding Truth   May-19-08 11:06 AM   #4 
     - Any pointers out there for anti-universal confrontations?  The Wielding Truth   May-19-08 11:08 AM   #6 
  - I agree with you--about a week ago I had a conversation with someone about this.  raccoon   May-19-08 10:55 AM   #2 
  - Thanks, it seems to be improving. Another trip to the Dr. is set up.  The Wielding Truth   May-19-08 11:04 AM   #3 
  - I got sick in Waterloo and drove quite a ways but got great treatment  Progressive_In_NC   May-20-08 10:32 AM   #50 
  - Some doctors become specialists to make a lot of money  magellan   May-19-08 11:07 AM   #5 
  - How long was his wait? Sometimes we have to wait as well.  The Wielding Truth   May-19-08 11:09 AM   #7 
     - Almost two months  magellan   May-19-08 11:18 AM   #8 
        - Most of the time our surgeries are scheduled in about  The Wielding Truth   May-19-08 12:05 PM   #13 
           - Yes, he's absolutely fine  magellan   May-19-08 01:52 PM   #23 
              - I'm glad he's on the mend. There is so much that can be done  The Wielding Truth   May-19-08 05:33 PM   #30 
  - Her job may depend on the insurance industry  Juche   May-19-08 11:18 AM   #9 
  - Yep. That is my most recent thought . I think she must think  The Wielding Truth   May-19-08 11:43 AM   #11 
  - As Gore Vidal has said, that's the genius of the US ruling class  bean fidhleir   May-19-08 01:24 PM   #20 
  - Agreed  zeos3   May-20-08 03:27 AM   #34 
  - She wouldn't necessarily be out of a job...  unapatriciated   May-20-08 03:54 AM   #35 
     - medicare has less overhead  Juche   May-20-08 06:02 PM   #56 
  - The willfully ignorant  Coyote_Bandit   May-19-08 11:39 AM   #10 
  - Coyote , thanks . I think maybe equal protection is a strong  The Wielding Truth   May-19-08 12:00 PM   #12 
  - I  Coyote_Bandit   May-19-08 12:58 PM   #16 
     - It's the RW wall that we encounter that frustrates me and you. I  The Wielding Truth   May-19-08 01:17 PM   #19 
  - Well said, especially this:  raccoon   May-19-08 12:21 PM   #15 
  - FYI  Sgent   May-19-08 12:17 PM   #14 
  - It does here in WA. Doesn't pay lots, but it does cover chiropractors.  uppityperson   May-19-08 01:04 PM   #17 
  - I found this.......  The Wielding Truth   May-19-08 01:10 PM   #18 
  - My access to healthcare dictates my income  kineneb   May-19-08 01:28 PM   #21 
  - Well. I hope things get better for you soon. It's tough to be  The Wielding Truth   May-19-08 05:23 PM   #26 
  - Enforce the Fairness Doctrine as it should be. Get the RW Radio Hatemongers off the air.  lpbk2713   May-19-08 01:36 PM   #22 
  - How can anyone with a brain listen to that junk without getting  The Wielding Truth   May-19-08 05:26 PM   #27 
  - I'll bet you anything the dim receptionist worries about the death tax, too. nt  Vinca   May-19-08 02:03 PM   #24 
  - Probably, she's not on my wave length. That's for sure.  The Wielding Truth   May-19-08 05:28 PM   #28 
  - both my regular doc and my back doc want universal healthcare. nt  Javaman   May-19-08 02:21 PM   #25 
  - Wow, are you in a blue state? I'm proud that they put you first.  The Wielding Truth   May-19-08 05:29 PM   #29 
     - Red State, Blue City: Austin Texas ;) nt  Javaman   May-20-08 08:55 AM   #44 
  - A lot of people in the medical profession don't give a shit if you have insurance or not.  Mountainman   May-19-08 05:38 PM   #31 
  - For profit health care. I see that doctors must get paid but  The Wielding Truth   May-19-08 10:58 PM   #32 
  - "aren't we civilized enough to put lives over greed?"  bean fidhleir   May-20-08 04:16 AM   #37 
  - Apparently not in the US. nt  raccoon   May-20-08 08:26 AM   #42 
  - My condolences for having to work for a group of moneygrubbers  bean fidhleir   May-20-08 04:18 AM   #38 
  - It's the lack of empathy that floors me. It's the " well too bad for  The Wielding Truth   May-20-08 10:30 AM   #49 
     - I've always felt that Adam Smith spelled it out for us as well as anyone can  bean fidhleir   May-20-08 10:54 AM   #51 
  - I was watching a show on PBS about healthcare around the world  dadsblacksheep   May-20-08 07:49 AM   #41 
  - kick. (n/t)  area51   May-20-08 03:02 AM   #33 
  - Did your son's shoulder pain start after he took the server job?  unapatriciated   May-20-08 04:02 AM   #36 
  - He had just started back on a 1-11 shift with no breaks,except  The Wielding Truth   May-20-08 10:26 AM   #48 
  - I was thinking about your son's shoulder this morning and remembered  Vinca   May-20-08 07:13 AM   #39 
  - It is almost better. A vertebrae was out in his neck and once  The Wielding Truth   May-20-08 10:14 AM   #45 
  - I have the exact same thing wrong with my shoulder and my dr gave the same  madmom   May-20-08 07:24 AM   #40 
  - Rest is so important for bursitis. I think , however, that it has  The Wielding Truth   May-20-08 10:23 AM   #47 
  - home remedies  Aragorn   May-20-08 08:28 AM   #43 
  - It's scary out here for those not insured and the fight for  The Wielding Truth   May-20-08 10:19 AM   #46 
  - For one person's "luxury expense" is anothers "luxury income".  lumberjack_jeff   May-20-08 11:07 AM   #52 
  - No the costs of medicine is a bit more complex than that  turtlensue   May-20-08 12:14 PM   #54 
     - Here's a real world example that disproves your assertion.  lumberjack_jeff   May-20-08 03:50 PM   #55 
     - $12,544,000.00 per pound.  Perragrande   May-21-08 02:28 AM   #57 
     - Medical Whistle Blowers Demand Reform  Murtagh   May-21-08 10:29 PM   #58 
  - Is there any credible, peer-reviewed scientific evidence that chiropractic care is beneficial?  NNN0LHI   May-20-08 12:08 PM   #53 
     - Osteopaths are a combination of the two.  Perragrande   May-22-08 03:51 AM   #59 

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